Telepathy, a Silicon Valley startup, has raised $5 million in a first round of funding to develop wearable computing technology that rivals Google Glass.
"Wearable technology will enable the next wave in social networking," Telepathy CEO Takahito Iguchi said in a statement. "The $5 million funding will enable us to enrich the user experience of Telepathy One, which we expect to bring to market in 2014."...
The Telepathy One headset prototype, demonstrated earlier this year, is a hands-free communications device that wraps around the back of a wearer's head. It has a small screen, earplugs for playing sound, and this fall will get a software developer kit so programmers can write apps for it. ...continue reading ...
Cnet 8/21/2013 [en]
- The CEO of Telepathy founded Tonchidot which develops AR mobile app, Sekai Camera. The AR app made a sensation at TechCrunch50 in 2008. He left Tonchidot late 2012 to start the new challenge. It is very exciting to see how Telepathy will be received in consumers next year.